Santa Maria, Municipality of Mobo, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMobo
Postal code5401
Population (2015)588
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2336, 123.6489

Santa Maria is a barangay in the municipality of Mobo, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 588. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Mobo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Maria is 15 to 19, with 87 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 483
5 to 986
10 to 1470
15 to 1987
20 to 2461
25 to 2935
30 to 3426
35 to 3925
40 to 4418
45 to 4912
50 to 5421
55 to 5918
60 to 6412
65 to 698
70 to 744
75 to 794
80 and over3
Total588

Historical population

The population of Santa Maria grew from 153 in 1990 to 588 in 2015, an increase of 435 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 9.22%, or an increase of 218 people, from the previous population of 370 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
153
2489.47%
3114.97%
4344.70%
370-5.64%
5889.22%

Location

Santa Maria is situated at approximately 12.2336, 123.6489, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 310.4 meters or 1,018.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Maria shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.